Faculty Profiles

Al L. Crumbliss
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
2104 French Family Science Center, Box 90346, Durham, NC 27708-0354
(919) 660-1540



Ph.D., Northwestern University 1968

B.A., Knox College 1964

Research Areas:
Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Inorganic

Anderson, DS, Adhikari, P, Weaver, KD, Crumbliss, AL, and Mietzner, TA. "The Haemophilus influenzae hFbpABC Fe3+ Transporter: Analysis of the Membrane Permease and Development of a Mutational Screen Based on Resistance to Gallium." J. Bacteriology 189 (2007): 5130-. (Academic Article)

Dhungana, S, Harrington, JM, Gebhardt, P, Möllmann, U, and Crumbliss, AL. "Iron Coordination Properties of a Saccharide Platform Ferrichrome Analogue." Inorg. Chem. 46 (2007): 8362-. (Academic Article)

Valdebenito, M, Crumbliss, AL, Winkelmann, G, and Hantke, K. "Environmental factors influence the production of enterobactin, salmochelin, aerobactin, and yersiniabactin in Escherichia coli strain Nissle 1917." International Journal of Medical Microbiology : Ijmm 296.8 (December 2006): 513-520. Full Text

Mies, KA, Wirgau, JI, and Crumbliss, AL. "Ternary complex formation facilitates a redox mechanism for iron release from a siderophore." Biometals 19.2 (April 2006): 115-126. Full Text

Chesnut, DB, and Crumbliss, AL. "An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4." CHEMICAL PHYSICS 315.1-2 (August 8, 2005): 53-58. Full Text

Dhungana, S, Anderson, DS, Mietzner, TA, and Crumbliss, AL. "Kinetics of iron release from ferric binding protein (FbpA): mechanistic implications in bacterial periplasm-to-cytosol Fe3+ transport." Biochemistry 44.28 (July 19, 2005): 9606-9618. Full Text

Summers, JS, Base, K, Boukhalfa, H, Payne, JE, Shaw, BR, and Crumbliss, AL. "Use of phosphorus ligand NMR probes to investigate electronic and second-sphere solvent effects in ligand substitution reactions at manganese(II) and manganese(III)." Inorganic Chemistry 44.10 (May 2005): 3405-3411. Full Text

Dhungana, S, and Crumbliss, AL. "Coordination chemistry and redox processes in siderophore-mediated iron transport." Geomicrobiology Journal 22.3-4 (2005): 87-98. Full Text

Chesnut, DB, and Crumbliss, AL. "An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4." Chemical Physics 315.1-2 (2005): 53-58. Full Text

Roulhac, PL, Powell, KD, Dhungana, S, Weaver, KD, Mietzner, TA, Crumbliss, AL, and Fitzgerald, MC. "SUPREX (Stability of Unpurified Proteins from Rates of H/D Exchange) analysis of the thermodynamics of synergistic anion binding by ferric-binding protein (FbpA), a bacterial transferrin." Biochemistry 43.50 (December 21, 2004): 15767-15774. Full Text